“Mother?” published in Flash Fiction Magazine

Flash Fiction Magazine

My flach fiction story “Mother?” now available in Flash Fiction Magazine.

Published: Aug 27, 2014.

An excerpt from the beginning of the story:

“I am born without sight. My first sensations of the world consist only of what I sense with my remaining four: the warmth of my mother and twin brother, the faint lingering smell of strange foods on her breath, the creamy almost nutty-sweet taste of mother’s milk …”


“Eyes of a Hawk” wins Indies Unlimited Flash Fiction challenge

Indies Unlimited Flash Fiction Star

My flash fiction story “Eyes of a Hawk” came first in the Indies Unlimited weekly flash fiction challenge. The story will be published in the Indies Unlimited 2014 Flash Fiction anthology next year alongside other weekly winners. The story is also featured on the Indies Unlimited website, and you can read it here.

The contest was judged by reader vote.

Thank you for your votes!

Taking part in this challenge was a lot of fun, but also a challenge. After finding out the prompt, there were only a few days to submit, and I ended up writing my story within a day.

– Sylvia